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Local Irish dance school honoring Parkland shooting victim

One of the 17 victims of the Parkland, Florida school shooting was an avid Irish dancer. A local school has started a worldwide movement to honor the 14 year old.

Raimondo to sign order on gun control after Florida shooting

By The Associated Press Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo is signing an executive order establishing a so-called ``red flag'' policy to prevent people from having guns if they are deemed a danger to themselves or others. 

Providence Police searching for suspect after early morning hit-and-run

By News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Police are working to identify a suspect in a hit-and-run accident early Sunday morning. Providence Police told ABC6...

Warwick Police arrest suspect in serious hit-and-run

James Pinel (Courtesy Warwick PD) James Pinel (Courtesy Warwick PD)

By Sam Vaccaro Email: svaccaro@abc6.com Twitter: @VaccaroABC6 WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) – Warwick Police said an arrest has been made in connection to Wednesday’s hit-and-run that left a Warwick man seriously injured. Eduardo Amaral, 31, was struck 840 Post Road just before 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, and rushed to Rhode Island Hospital, where he remained in stable condition as of Saturday morning. With help from the Coventry and West Warwick Police Departments, Warwick Police we...

Blackstone Fire Department recognized for ice rescue Video included

 A local firefighter is being recognized after saving a dog stranded on an icy pond. It was that firefighter's first water rescue and he tells ABC 6 News he never expected it would get this much attention.

Driver charged with DUI after driving pickup truck into river

CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE) – The driver of a pickup truck that drove into the Providence River near the Rhode Island Yacht Club late Friday night has been charged with a DUI.

UPDATE: Warwick Police identify victim in serious hit-and-run Video included

WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — Warwick Police identified the victim in hit-and-run that left a pedestrian seriously injured Wednesday night. 

R.I. bill aims to disarm would-be shooters

Rhode Island is looking to stop would-be shooters by taking away their guns. House Speaker Nick Mattiello and Rep. Dennis Canario introduced the "Red Flag" bill on Smith Hill Friday. "In Florida all the signs were there, so if there was a red flag order, that would have put the tools in place where people would have paid attention more and would have recognized, hey wait a...

Woman suffers head injury in Providence pedestrian strike

A woman was rushed to the hospital after she was hit by a car Friday night, said officials from the Providence Fire Department.  ABC6 News learned a...

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